William Shakespeare's

The Winter's Tale

Jealousy, love and one of theatre’s most famous stage directions - fate and fantasy span decades and countries in Shakespeare’s darkly comic tale of love and loss.

Show details

Written by
William Shakespeare

Directed by
Amelia Sears

Venue
The Sainsbury Theatre

Tickets
£14 (£7 concessions)*

Dates
29 Nov-4 Dec

About the show

When King Leontes’ wife Hermione persuades their old friend King Polixenes to extend his visit to Sicily, Leontes grows suspicious of their relationship, and convinced of her adultery. Consumed with jealousy, he imprisons Hermione and exiles his new-born daughter Perdita.

With the passing of time (and one of theatre’s most famous stage directions), is there be any chance for redemption?

Amelia Sears directs one of Shakespeare’s final plays, as fate and fantasy span decades and countries in this darkly comic tale of love and loss.

Amelia Sears is Associate Director of Seared Productions. Directing credits include: Swifter, Higher, Stronger at The Roundhouse, Pedestrian (Bristol Old Vic and Edinburgh Festival), The Last Five Years at The Duchess Theatre, The Wolf, An Expedition, The Real Inspector Hound and Cold Comfort Farm for Westhill Production, where she is artistic director. Jesus Christ it’s ChristmasLove in IdlenessThe Grill Chef for Paper Aeroplane Theatre Company at the Bristol Old Vic, An Asylum on Every Corner (Bucharest Theatre Festival), Deathsong and Reception for Theatre West. Amelia was the recipient of the 2007/8 Bulldog Princep Directors’ Bursary at the National Theatre Studio.

Cast

Antigonus
Ahmed Elhaj

Florizel / Officer
Aldous Ciokajlo-Squire

Shepherd’s Son / Dion
Billy Gunnion

Hermione
Ciara Wright

Gaoler / Dorcas / Second Gent
Dylan Jones

Perdita / Waiting Woman
Frankie Lamb

Shepherd / Cleomenes
Joey Tyler

Mamillius
Joshua Merara

Autolycus
Melanie Schaffer

Leontes
Oliver Norman

Camillo
Ozioma Whenu

Emilia / Mopsa / First Gent
Poppy Brooks

Polixenes
Sebastian Humphreys

Paulina
Selina Jones

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Pricing and concessions

Tickets cost £14, but we have £7 concessions tickets available to Hammersmith & Fulham residents, students, or people who are over 65, under 18 or are on Job Seeker's Allowance. You'll just need to provide proof of your eligibility when you collect your tickets at the Box Office.

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